About Gonzalo Höhr
Q & A
How would you describe your photographic style? Do you follow a set of rules when you shoot?
I really like street, cityscapes, bokeh, people and especially black and white.
I do not follow specific rules. I try to find the right frame each shot and the direction and intensity of light suitable.
Any photographers you particularly admire?
Sebastiao Salgado, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Ansel Adams, Robert Frank, Man Ray, Irving Penn, Joel Santos, Nick Brandt, Emilio Morenatti, Francesco Zizola…
What inspires you to shoot?
I always try to find something different within the context in which I find myself. A look, a reflection, an expression …
What advice would you give to aspiring photographers?
The most important thing is to look at the work of great photographers for to learn. After, making many many photographs for to define a your own style.
Where do you currently live and work?
I live and I work in Cádiz, Spain.
What did you study – and how I got into photography?
I studied labor lawyer. I started very young doing portraits to girls. From there I was trying different methods and moods of pictures until the photography went on to became an important part of my life.
Any cool projects you’re currently working on?
Please finish these sentences:
I can’t live without… My family and friends
My greates inspiration in the world is… Be happy
I will never forget… Help the most disadvantaged
July 1 – July 30 , 2005
Galería Baluarte de la Candelaria. Exposición “Espacios de Cádiz”. Cádiz
Jun 3 – Jun 27 , 2008
Galeria Fotografica Kiki. Cádiz
January 27 – 25 February , 2009
Sala Victorio Manchón. Exposición “Desde la otra Orilla”. Melilla.
2015 – 2016
Galeria Estucio Vejer. Exposición Permanente. Vejer de la Frontera (Cádiz)